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Prayer mat "joinamaz"

Turkestan
late 19th–early 20th century


Object Place: South Uzbekistan

Dimensions

99 x 34 cm (39 x 13 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

53.109

Medium or Technique

Silk and wool embroidery on cotton twill, printed cotton lining,and cotton woven trim,

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Collections

Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Repeating large stylized blossom on symmetrical leafy stalk around a cusped mirab with blank interior. Polychrome silk and red wool yarns on a tan cotton twill ground. Condition fair; slightly worn and stained. Lakai.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection